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Luxury Apartment With Stunning Sea Views

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Edifico Varandas do Mar Olhos d' Agua, Albufeira, Central Algarve, Portugal - Superb Location 2 Minutes From Beach And Amenities With Pool

Frontline sea view apartment at the sought after Varandas do Mar development in the quaint fishing village of Olhos D' Agua. The apartment is decorated to a very high standard with quality furnishing, in a secure modern complex and is fully air-conditioned. This particular apartment offers spectacular views out to the sea from the balcony where you'll want to spend endless hours! Literally 2 minutes from the beach, easily accessed from the apartment lifts, should you not wish to walk or be more restricted. All facilities are on your door step, with endless cafés, bars and restaurants all on Olhos D'Agua beach front area. All rooms enjoy sea views and access to the spacious balcony with quality rattan furniture. Fully equipped modern kitchen. Luxurious super king bed with zip/link option for two singles, quality bedding and bedroom furniture. Wifi & UK TV channels.Private secure car parking space included,(car not essential for this resort). Olhos D'Agua is 35min transfer from Faro airport, transfers can be booked from highly recommended Komby Tours. Albufeira is a 5min drive or taxi ride away with Vilamoura 20mins away. The village also offers regular and reliable public transport links. Excellent for beach and golfing holidays, sleeps 4/5 people.

Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 June, 2018

About Lorraine

We are a married couple from Glasgow who have travelled extensively across Europe and the rest of the world. We've experienced various cultures and locations and have decided Olhos D'Agua holds that something special to make us want to return time and again. We both work full time and spend most of our breaks from work at the

apartment with our young daughter Olivia.

We fell in love with Portugal and the resort of Olhos D'Agua during our first visit. Therefore being able to buy a frontline spacious apartment with such spectacular views has been a dream come true for us.

Lorraine purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Lorraine chose Olhos de Água

Olhos D'Agua is a quaint, picturesque fishing village which offers something for everyone. We especially enjoy having various quality restaurants, bars and cafés on our door step. Along with three beautiful beaches within easy walking distance, the closest being the beach in Olhos D'Agua itself.

This location is ideal for those seeking some sunshine with friends, couples, families and golfers alike.

The village is also situated in close proximity to Albufeira, Vilamoura, the main Algarve shopping centre at Guia and various attractions to entertain all ages.

What makes this apartment unique

We've spent a great deal of care and attention to detail whilst decorating and furnishing the apartment and know you will feel the benefit of the quality standard during your stay.

The kitchen alone has been fully equipped to allow you to cook or prepare meals as simply or elaborately as you wish. Whilst enjoying a glass of wine and dining al fresco on the apartment balcony, the sea views and sound of the waves rivals many establishments you'll have paid a premium for this very privilege in the past!

Our apartment also benefits from 4G wifi, ideal for what's Whatsapp/Skype or FaceTime calls back home at no cost. Recently installed internet TV, showing BBC, ITV, C4, C5, Sky News etc.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Olhos de Água in Municipality of Albufeira

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • village
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Power Shower
  • Bath and Power shower, toilet and bidet. Mirror and shaving socket. Toiletry storage.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Super king bed with zip and link option for two singles. Two solid oak bedside cabinets with bedside lamps. 5 drawer oak chest of drawers. Sliding wardrobe with hanging and drawer space. Full length mirror. Hair dryer. Cot,Air conditioning/heating unit.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Veranda
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Notes on accommodation: Secure entry, first floor apartment. Air conditioning/heating units in living and bedroom. Medium sized communal pool overlooking beach and sea. You'll have sunshine on the apartment balcony from early morning until mid afternoon, after which time you can move to the terrace at the front of the property for sunshine until late evening. Private car parking facilities are provided below the complex. Outside: Shared swimming pool with large sun terrace, loungers, parasols and beach/ sea views. Apartment balcony accessible from lounge, kitchen and bedroom. Utility Room: Iron and ironing board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen inc. in price. The property will be cleaned to high standard before your stay- if you require towel, linen change or clean during your stay this is available at additional charge. Other: Entrance hallway to bedroom and kitchen with console table and mirror. Balcony with quality 4 seater circular rattan table/padded chairs and clothes dryer. Children's Chicco travel cot- suitable up to 3yrs approximately.


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Luxury Apartment With Stunning Sea Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews

Exceeded expectations, highly recommend

  • 5 of 5

Clean modern and beautifully presented spacious accommodation with lovely comfortable beds. Loved having a separate fully equipped kitchen, Sky TV and free wifi was a bonus.Really felt like a luxury home.The large veranda had comfortable furniture and sea views which truly are breathtaking. We contacted owners when we were there to book for summer again! Olhos d'agua is a lovely town, very safe, plenty of lovely restaurants and little bars and not overly pricey.3 gorgeous beaches to chose from. Friendly helpful people, including owners who helped with a private transfer (30 mins from Faro airport) and left very comprehensive instructions to ensure a perfect stay.Special thanks to Patricia, our taxi driver, who retrieved something my son had left on our flight, which we thought we'd never see again!.Zoomarine is worth a visit especially with the kids. Albufera and Villamoura both very short taxi or bus

ride away if a change of scenery needed, although we found Olhos d'agua had everything we needed including a spotless pool almost to ourselves. Really didn't want to come home.☹️Can't wait to go back😀 K&T, Scotland

  • Review Submitted: 17-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much to you all for such a positive review. We are delighted to hear you had a wonderful time at the apartment and most importantly enjoyed the resort of Olhos d'Agua. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Gordon and Lorraine
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fantastic accomodation !!!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had the pleasure of staying at this beautiful apartment in mid March.

From the initial enquiry to completing the booking Gordon and Lorraine have been fantastically helpful and friendly. The apartment is simply the last word in comfort! It is simply the best furnished , modern and comfortable accommodation we have ever the had pleasure to spend a holiday in.

Nothing was ever too much trouble when we asked the owners for advice- we had never been to Portugal before and were a little nervous regarding where to eat , shop etc. Gordon and Lorraine very quickly put our minds at rest in this regard. They even put us in touch with a very welcoming local couple -Jose and Patricia- who picked us up from the airport and became our friends and indeed local guides whilst we found our way around. The resort has loads of fantastic restaurant's and pubs where we found that without exception that the locals are fantastically friendly and helpful. We have never felt so much at home and after a very short space of time we fell in love with the location.

Every thing we could ask for from a holiday and we are so grateful to Gordon and Lorraine for allowing us to stay at their beautiful place that we are now planning our next trip. We are now totally in love with the place that we cant wait to stay again.

The little touches like a comprehensive list of recommended restaurants and day trips meant so much to us as it took away our needless fears about whether or not we had done the right thing by booking. Olhos De Agua is now our number one holiday spot and we cant wait to go again. You will know exactly what we mean if you go there.

Sky television , internet , the comfiest huge bed ever , the tasteful furnishings coupled with the fantastic views and the proximity to the beach made this the best place we have ever stayed in.

We cant thank you enough for your help and support in enabling us to find this dream holiday.

Five stars aren't enough to describe this fantastic apartment.!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Bill Thank you for the lovely review of both our apartment and the resort. We are delighted that you had a wonderful week in Olhos d Agua and hope to welcome you back soon
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  • 5 of 5

This was the 3rd year we stayed, and can't recommend the place highly enough. The apartment has everything from sky TV to air con, dishwasher and washing machine and an absolutely outstanding view from the balcony. The pool area has a decent size pool, plenty of beds and plenty of space for children to play out of the pool. Olhos has everything we need, plenty of traditional Portuguese restaurants and a good mixture of other cuisines. Manzo's is our favourite. The beach is lovely too. We will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ohlos DAgua

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was great and had everything we needed, the location was brilliant,5 minute walk down to the beach with plenty of places for food and a drink. Ohlos is a perfect base if you want to explore other more lively areas of the Algarve. We shall be returning.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Beautiful Apartment everything you need and fantastic location and views.

  • Review Submitted: 16-May-2016
  • Date of Stay: April 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review and we are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay in our apartment and the surrounding location so much. We hope to see you back soon! Gordon and Lorraine
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  • 5 of 5

This apartment is an absolute gem. We have stayed in a number of apartments over the years and this is up there with the best. The view from the terrace over the village and down to the beach is amazing. As for the apartment there is all the mod cons you could want and the king sized bed is a joy to sleep on. From the outset the dealings and communication with Lorraine and Gordon was outstanding. It was a pleasure to stay in this apartment.

Thank you from Brian and Pat Stevens

  • Review Submitted: 02-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: January 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Brian & Pat- We are thrilled to hear just how much you enjoyed your stay at our apartment along with the location and views. Its also great to hear that you felt supported by us during the booking process and throughout your stay as this is very important to us. We hope to see you both back soon. All the very best in the meantime and thanks once again for taking the time to review. Gordon & Lorraine
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Fisherman's Beach
Praia da Falésia
Albufeira Old Town
Cabana Fresca Restaurant
Car: not necessary


The village provides access to three breathtaking beaches all within easy walking distance: Olhos D'Agua, Falesia and Maria Luisa.


Transfer time from Faro airport is 30/35min. Return transfers can be arranged for as little as £12.50 return.

Local bus service to Albufeira, Vilamoura, Algarve shopping as well as excursions to various other locations.


Beach front location with local bars, restaurants, cafés, supermarkets/shops, post office and banks all nearby.

Further Details:

Parque Aventura in Albufeira, Zoomarine in Guia, Praia da Falesia, Vilamoura Marina and Slide and Splash in Lagoa- these activities and attractions are all amongst the most popular listed on Trip Advisor.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Olhos de Água, Algarve

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer Rate 3
16 Jun 2018 - 14 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Summer Rate 4
15 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Late Summer
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Booking Notes:
25% deposit on booking with final payment due 8 weeks before arrival date. Security deposit of £150 also payable with final balance and will be returned up to 10 days after departure on receipt of satisfactory inspection confirming no damage.

Changeover Day:

Notes on prices:
Prices are for 7 nights, min stay 7 nights (except certain off peak periods). For long stay (14 nights plus), please contact us for discounted rate. Changeover day flexible.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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